USGBC expands LEED Earth to homes, communities and cities

LEED Earth has enabled the expansion of green building to nearly 200 countries around the world, USGBC says. The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has announced it is expanding LEED Earth—a campaign designed to bring LEED to countries where green building is still emerging and offers certification at no cost to the first project to certify—to homes, communities […]

Community Foundation’s Collaboratory earns LEED Gold certification

The Southwest Florida Community Foundation’s Collaboratory has achieved Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Gold certification using the LEED v4 Building Design + Construction: New Construction rating system. Collaboratory — located at 2031 Jackson St., Suite 100, Fort Myers — is a public private partnership of the Southwest Florida Community Foundation and the city of […]